A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km NNE of Petersburg, Alaska (38 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 03:16:03 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak019buvw6d0. Event ids that are associated: ak019buvw6d0, us70005gna. Exact location, longitude -132.6258° West, latitude 57.3371° North, depth = 16 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/19 / 2019-09-15 12:16:03 / September 15, 2019 @ 12:16 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 61 km NNE of Petersburg, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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